|Place of birth||Sydney New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||44 Ivy Street, Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||29|
|Next of kin||Father, Frederick Barnes, 44 Ivy Street, Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||30th Battalion, C Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/47/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||30th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Brother: 603 Pte Walter Stanley BARNES, 30th Bn, returned to Australia, 23 June 1919.|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked From Sydney, 9 November 1915; disembarked Suez, 11 December 1915.
Proceeded from Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 16 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, 23 June 1916.
Admitted to 14th Australian Field Ambulance (appendicitis), 7 August 1916. Transferred to England and admitted to 5th Northern General Hospital (Leicester), 13 August 1916. Proceeded overseas to France, 12 December 1917; rejoined unit, 19 December 1917.
Wounded in action, 29 September 1918 (gun shot wound, left arm). Transferred to England, 1 October 1918, and admitted to Queen Mary's Military Hospital, Whalley, Lancashire, 2 October 1918; to 3rd Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 21 October 1918. Granted furlough, 24 January 1919, to report to No. 1 Command Depot, Sutton Veny, 11 February 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Derbyshire, 2 March 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 17 April 1919; discharged, 17 June 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal